Pinch: Can You Hear Me Now?

The third paragraph of Arthur Sulzberger Jr.'s speech to the Times Co.'s annual shareholders meeting, as delivered two weeks ago and noted to us just the other day:

Before I begin, let me ask if anyone in this audience needs the aid of a sign language interpreter. If you do, please raise your hand.

Maybe Morgan Stanley has a point.

2006 Annual Meeting of Stockholders [NYTCo]